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An Examination of the Media Portrayal of Femicide-Suicides

An Examination of the Media Portrayal of Femicide-Suicides: An Exploratory Frame Analysis

Source: Feminist Criminology 2014 9: 24

Author(s) Tara N. Richards, Lane Kirkland Gillespie and M. 12 more words


"Irish sadomasochist given life sentence for murder of 'sex slave'"

An Irish architect obsessed with stabbing women during sex acts has been handed a mandatory life sentence at Dublin high court over a murder that has both repelled and fascinated Ireland.

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"The 'invisible' victims of Edomex, Mexico's most dangerous place to be female"

Sobbing mourners released a cloud of tiny white butterflies as a coffin holding the remains of 14-year-old Diane Angelica Castañeda Fuentes was lowered into the ground, 18 months after she disappeared on her way to a friend’s house in Ecatepec, a dusty suburb on the northern fringes of Mexico City.

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Noelene Marie Beutel (35) was murdered by her partner, Wayn Edward Raymond McClutchie in Buderim, Queensland on the 29 June 2011.

Noelene was a mother to two children, her youngest daughter, who was 21 months old at the time of her murder, Trinty, is also McCutchies daughter.  892 more words



Jasmine Roennfeldt, known as Gwyyneth Kintala Vaezl Cassiopeia-Roennfeldt (36) was murdered by her flatmate and friend, Rocky Manu in Alice Springs, Northern Territory on 14 November 2011. 493 more words



Jessie Paula Cate (15) was murdered by her sisters ex-boyfriend, Kyle Rohan Garth on the 12 December 2011, in Bovard, Western Australia.

Jessie Cate was a normal 15-year-old girl, consumed with school, boys and her casual job at Woolies.  504 more words


MANDY AHMADI (#32-2011)

Zara Rahimzadegan (46) also known as Mandy Ahmadi  was murdered by her husband, Nasir Ahmadi, on the 16th December 2011 in Ashwood, Victoria.

The couple had met in Tehran, Iran in 1994 & fled from Iran to Pakistan before arriving in Australia in 1999.  178 more words